Provincial profile
Western Highlands
Access To Education
Rate, 2009
Province
National
Variance
Snapshot of Progress, 2009
Net Enrolment Rate
Net Admission Rate
Net admission rate
35.57
25.54
10.03
90.00
Gross enrolment rate
87.73
85.52
2.21
80.50
(Prep to Grade 8)
77.43
80.00
74.29
Net enrolment rate
77.43
69.47
7.96
70.00
(Prep to Grade 8)
Provincial Enrolment Rate
60.00
GER
NER
50.00
100.00
87.73
80.53
38.34
71.00
40.00
35.57
80.00
32.98
77.43
60.00
30.00
66.85
55.25
40.00
20.00
20.00
10.00
0.00
0.00
2007
2008
2009
Total
Male
Female
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin
Net Enrolment Rate (Prep to Grade 8)
Net Admission Rate
90.00
40.00
35.57
77.43
80.00
35.00
66.85
70.00
30.00
26.44
60.00
55.25
25.00
50.00
18.69
20.00
40.00
15.00
30.00
10.00
20.00
5.00
10.00
0.00
0.00
2007
2008
2009
2007
2008
2009
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin
Quality Education
Student Teacher Ratio, 2008
Province
National Average
100
80
60
40
20
0
Preparatory
Elementary 1 Elementary 2
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin

Provincial profile
Western Highlands
Education
Male
Change
Female
Change
Total
Change
Indicators
2007
2008
2009
2007-2009
2007
2008
2009
2007-2009
2007
2008
2009
2007-2009
Teachers (#)
Teachers preparatory
139
178
165
+26
110
132
133
+23
250
310
299
+49
Teachers elementary 1
121
134
146
+25
93
125
135
+42
215
259
282
+67
Teachers elementary 2
131
136
149
+18
71
100
101
+30
203
236
251
+48
Teachers grade 1
76
71
68
-8
27
30
22
-5
104
101
91
-13
Teachers grade 2
69
75
75
+6
33
27
27
-6
102
103
102
0
Teachers grade 3
139
138
143
+4
116
127
131
+15
255
266
274
+19
Teachers grade 4
136
124
138
+2
104
121
134
+30
240
245
273
+33
Teachers grade 5
138
129
140
+2
90
98
119
+29
229
228
259
+30
Teachers grade 6
127
130
139
+12
82
96
114
+32
209
226
254
+45
Teachers grade 7/8
276
317
347
+71
151
170
196
+45
427
487
544
+117
Students (#)
Students preparatory
6444
7596
7990
+1546
5814
7084
7701
+1887
12258
14680
15691
+3433
Students elementary 1
4794
5974
7019
+2225
4414
5407
6480
+2066
9208
11381
13499
+4291
Students elementary 2
4338
4952
5786
+1448
3589
4256
5249
+1660
7927
9208
11035
+3108
Students grade 1
3587
3293
3345
-242
3128
2906
2873
-255
6715
6199
6218
-497
Students grade 2
3123
2960
3123
0
2506
2486
2580
+74
5629
5446
5703
+74
Students grade 3
5839
6384
6919
+1080
4831
5038
5653
+822
10670
11422
12572
+1902
Students grade 4
5499
5416
6350
+851
4050
4269
4899
+849
9549
9685
11249
+1700
Students grade 5
4927
5106
5747
+820
3690
3720
4462
+772
8617
8826
10209
+1592
Students grade 6
3975
4234
5089
+1114
3058
3132
3727
+669
7033
7366
8816
+1783
Students grade 7
3255
3512
3815
+560
2378
2560
2898
+520
5633
6072
6713
+1080
Students grade 8
2642
2948
3542
+900
2005
2230
2580
+575
4647
5178
6122
+1475
Students grade 9
2160
1756
2783
+623
1402
1103
1731
+329
3562
2859
4514
+952
Students grade 10
1942
1499
2356
+414
1067
915
1467
+400
3009
2414
3823
+814
Students grade 11
583
491
741
+158
358
359
454
+96
941
850
1195
+254
Students grade 12
620
419
489
-131
365
300
299
-66
985
719
788
-197
Schools (#)
Elementary schools
250
280
286
+36
Primary schools
186
190
168
-18
National high schools
0
0
0
0
Secondary schools
13
15
15
+2
Technical colleges
0
1
1
+1
Vocational schools
8
5
10
+2
Source: Department of Education - Statistical Bulletin